Posts Tagged: "skiing"

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Avalung Lets You Breath Easy In An Avalanche (video)

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I’m scared to death of suffocating.  Fortunately, I don’t do any crazy helicopter downhill skiing where an avalanche is eminent due to the fresh powder factor.  If you do, though, you might want to look into the AvaLung from Black Diamond.  It works by taking the fresh air around you...

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The Concept Ice Vehicle (video)

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Looking more like an amphibious craft than land machine, the CIV is, well, sort of both. How so you ask? The CIV, which stands for Concept Ice Vehicle is designed to navigate and drive on frozen water. It’s equipped with Ice Penetrating Radar, which detects weaknesses and cracks in the...